Coreg

What is Coreg?

Carvedilol is a nonselective beta blocker/alpha-1 blocker used in the treatment of mild to severe congestive heart failure (CHF) and high blood pressure. It is marketed under various trade names including Carvil (Zydus Cadila), Coreg (GSK), Dilatrend , Kredex (Roche), Eucardic (Roche), and Carloc (Cipla) as a generic drug (as of September 5, 2007 in the U.S.), and as a controlled-release formulation, marketed in the US as Coreg CR (GSK). Carvedilol was discovered by Fritz Wiedemann at Boehringer Ingelheim. It has had a significant role in the treatment of congestive heart failure.

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my 81year old mother meds (LASIX 40MG-KLOR-CON10MG TWICE A DAY -COREG CR 10MG-AND SHE WAS ON ATACAND 32MG BUT THE DOCTOR CHANGE IT TO LOSARTAN...

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It all depends upon her measured potassium levels. With the losartan her doctor may be able to stop the potassium supplement. It is complicated...

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Hi, I'm XXXXXXX 46 yrs old. hot flashes, depression sometimes. I feel better once cycle comes down. I take Coreg CR every day. Triameterene/HCTZ...

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I have read your problem and I can understand your concern. You are a...

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My 88 year old mother's blood pressure was down to 75 over 55 so her doctor took her off of her BP medicine and decreased her beta blocker...

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It is most likely to be due to reduced dose of beta blocker which can cause temporary increase in pulse as well as blood pressure. If her blood...

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My mother recently had quadruple bypass surgery on August 23; however, it seems the cardiologist is unable to control her BP. She takes Coreg 40 mg...

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26y/o male, recently had an episode of high blood pressure (180/110). Doctor prescribed me Lotrel (5/20mg) BP came down to ~120/90. Stopped taking...

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my 81year old mother meds (LASIX 40MG-KLOR-CON10MG TWICE A DAY -COREG CR 10MG-AND SHE WAS ON ATACAND 32MG BUT THE DOCTOR CHANGE IT TO LOSARTAN...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

My 88 year old mother's blood pressure was down to 75 over 55 so her doctor took her off of her BP medicine and decreased her beta blocker...

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Hi, I'm XXXXXXX 46 yrs old. hot flashes, depression sometimes. I feel better once cycle comes down. I take Coreg CR every day. Triameterene/ HCTZ...

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